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    • Bellamy Mansion Tours (3)

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, Historic district, historical houses, John D. Bellamy, slave quarters, museum, tourist attraction, antebellum architecture, tours
    • Photograph of the front of the Bellamy Mansion taken from across Market St. near the corner of 5th and Market St. House needs painting and repair work. A sign that says "Bellamy Mansion 1859 open" is attached to one of the large white colums near...
    • Emma Bellamy Williamson Hendren

    • Bellamy Mansion Museum; Hendren, Emma Bellamy Williamson, 1902-1992
    • Newspaper photograph of Emma Bellamy Williamson from when she was the Banquet Guest of Honor at the Feast of the Pirates Banquet at the Cape Fear Hotel on June 12, 1929. She had been the Queen of the Pirates at the 1928 Feast of Pirates. Emma...
    • Bellamy Mansion Tours (1)

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, 5th and Market St., historic homes, historical district, tourist attractions
    • Guests at the Bellamy Mansion, which included Jim Burns and Ben MacDonald, line up and enter at the front door for a tour of the antebellum house as part of a fund raiser for the mansion restoration.
    • Bellamy Mansion

    • Classical style house built by slaves and free black artisans, for John Dillard Bellamy (1817-1896), physician, planter, and business leader; and wife, Eliza McIlhenny Harriss (1821-1907). After the fall of Fort Fisher, in 1865, commandeered as...
    • Sprunt and Dudley Mansion

    • Dudley family, Sprunt family, Front St., Nun St., Governors, mansions
    • The stately mansion on the corner of Front and Nun streets has been the home of several prominent families. It is thought to have been constructed about 1825 by Governor Dudley (1789-1855). In 1836, he became the first popularly elected Governor of...
    • John Dillard Bellamy, Jr.

    • Bellamy Mansion Museum; Bellamy, John Dillard Jr, 1854-1942
    • Studio photograph of John Dillard Bellamy, Jr. as a child. John Dillard Bellamy, Jr. (1854-1942) was the sixth child of Dr. John D. and Eliza Harriss Bellamy. He attended Davidson College and received his law degree from the University of...
    • Bellamy Mansion and Kenan Fountain

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, John D. Bellamy, tourist attractions, historical sites, antebellum architecture, gifts,
    • Picture taken at the corner of 5th and Market St on the Carolina Apts. side. The Kenan Plaza Fountain,in the intersection of 5th & Market St., was given to the city by William Rand Kenan Jr. in 1921. The Bellamy Mansion sits in the background...
    • Bellamy Mansion Fire (1)

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, historic places, slave quarters, Market St and 5th St., mansions, fires, antebellum architecture
    • A burned area around one of the marbalized slate fireplaces on the ground floor in the Bellamy Mansion. 2 small glass containers and a framed needlepoint (God bless our home) rests on the mantle.
    • Bellamy Mansion Fire (2)

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, historical district, historic buildings, 5th & Market St, mansions, fires, antique furniture, antebellum architecture
    • The terrible destruction caused by a fire in the Bellamy Mansion is shown by the debris littered floor, peeling wallpaper, scorched furniture [sideboards, table holding condiment containers, silver water pitcher and silver covered dish] in what...
    • Bellamy Mansion Renovation

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, antebellum architecture, 5th and Market St., historic houses, tourist attractions, renovations, painters,
    • One lone workman from Tinney Painting climbs scaffolding as restoration work is being done at the rear of the mansion.
    • Bellamy Mansion Slave Quarters

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, 5th and Market St, restoration, brickwork, slave owners
    • Myrick Howard, looking toward 5th St. with hands in pants pockets, stands in the left doorway (looking toward building) of the urban 2- story brick slave quarters of the Bellamy Mansion.
    • Bellamy Mansion Tours (2)

    • W@ilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, 5th and Market, antebellum architecture, Union headquarters, Civil War, Freedmen's Bureau, slaves, John D. Bellamy
    • Hundreds of people line-up down the sidewalk on Market St., between 4th and 5th streets for their turn to enter the Bellamy Mansion for the free tours offered by the Historic Preservation Foundation of N.C.. Architectural historian Ed Turberg was...
    • Bellamy Mansion, Inc.

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, fund raisers, 5th and Market St., historical district, antebellum architecture
    • Mrs. Emma Bellamy Williamson Hendren, ( in winter doublebreasted coat and purse) of the Bellamy Mansion, Inc. stands in front of the ornate wrought iron gates and fencing as the historic house looms in the background.
    • Bellamy Mansion Negro House

    • In Wilmington, when this building was constructed, slave quarters were often termed ‘Negro houses’. This Italianate Style dependency is a rare, intact example of an urban slave dwelling and includes sleeping quarters, laundry room, and privies....
    • Dr. John D. Bellamy

    • Bellamy family, Harriss family, physicians, Bellamy Mansion
    • Dr. John Dillard Bellamy (1817-1896) was born in All Saints Parish, SC, and married Mary Priscilla Jennings Harriss in 1839. He studied medicine with Dr. William James Harriss, and, at Jefferson Medical College where he received his M.D. (1839)....


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